The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Investment Banking in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Investment Banking over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Investment Banking
Rank 20 27 3
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -24
Permanent jobs citing Investment Banking 9 18 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.20% 6.59% 30.24%
As % of the General category 16.98% 8.82% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 89
Average salary £62,500 £80,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
Investment Banking
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

General Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
53 204 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 42.40% 74.73% 77.84%
Number of salaries quoted 45 163 212
Average salary £61,250 £80,000 £97,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.43% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £60,000 £53,600
10% offered a salary of more than £99,500 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

Investment Banking
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Investment Banking Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Canary Wharf region.

Investment Banking Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Investment Banking across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Investment Banking Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Investment Banking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Banking.

1 10 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Derivative
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) CruiseControl
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
5 2 (20.00%) Sybase
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (20.00%) EMIR
5 2 (20.00%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) WCF
6 1 (10.00%) WPF
6 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
6 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
6 1 (10.00%) LINQ
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) C#

Investment Banking
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Investment Banking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Investment Banking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (20.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 10 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) WPF
2 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (10.00%) LINQ
2 1 (10.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Derivative
2 2 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) EMIR
1 2 (20.00%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Sybase
2 1 (10.00%) VMware